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THE BREXITEERS

Image: Arthur Sullivan and William Gilbert Courtesy of British Heritage Society

UTOPIA Ltd, the last but one of the sparkling collaborations between the great librettist William Gilbert and the great composer (for he was a great composer) Arthur Sullivan was premiered in London 1893. Subtitled “the Flowers of Progress” the plot is as complex as it is fundamentally silly but at its heart is an attempt by an imaginary nation to model itself on a Britain at the height of its imperial powers.

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iScot August 2017 Edition The one with Three Powerful Politicians who happen to be women and David Mundell. 116 jam packed pages of the best craic in Scotland from the only truly independent pro Scottish magazine, and if you chose not to buy this we're coming round to your house with big Sylvester and the lads - you've been warned!